CPC Plant Profile: Jared's Pepper-grass
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Jared's Pepper-grass (Lepidium jaredii)

Description
  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Brassicaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 134373
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 10/22/2021

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Updates
  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 3 accessions of Lepidium jaredii in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 83402 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 2 seed accessions of Lepidium jaredii from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass an unknown number of maternal plants

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Nomenclature
Taxon Lepidium jaredii
Authority Brandegee
Family Brassicaceae
CPC Number 9478
ITIS 22966
USDA LEJA
Common Names Jared's pepperweed
Associated Scientific Names Lepidium jaredii | Lepidium jaredii subsp. album | Lepidium jaredii ssp. jaredii
Distribution
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